Protective netting to be added at Shorebirds games

The Delmarva Shorebirds have announced that new and extended protective netting at Arthur W. Perdue Stadium will be installed, increasing protection and visibility. The project, which is a part of continued renovations to improve Arthur W. Perdue Stadium, is scheduled to begin July 30. Sportsfield Specialties, one of the leading sports netting supply companies with […]

Shorebirds headed to playoffs in September

Despite losing 1-0 to the West Virginia Power last Tuesday night at Appalachian Power Park, the Delmarva Shorebirds still clinched the South Atlantic League Northern Division first half championship thanks to second-place Greensboro’s 2-1 loss against Hickory. The Shorebirds (46-18) are now headed to postseason play for the seventh time in franchise history and for […]

SU women fall in national championship lacrosse game

The No. 7 Salisbury University women’s lacrosse team fell to No. 3 Middlebury College in the national championship game of the 2019 NCAA Division III Women’s Lacrosse Tournament on Sunday afternoon at Randolph-Macon College, 14-9. “The game was a battle,” Head Coach Jim Nestor said. “We were there. We had a nice little spurt on […]

Tom Brown named to DC Sports Hall of Fame

Salisbury resident and longtime local youth coach Tom Brown has been selected for induction into the Washington DC Sports Hall of Fame. Brown is one of 11 honorees who will be inducted in a special ceremony Sunday, June 23, at Nationals Park, prior to the 1:35 p.m. game between the Washington Nationals and Atlanta Braves. […]

SU men’s lacrosse beginning national championship run

The second-ranked Salisbury University men’s lacrosse team defeated visiting No. 19 University of Lynchburg, 18-10, in third round action of the 2019 Division III Men’s Lacrosse Tournament on Saturday evening. Zach Pompea finished the game as the Sea Gulls’ (21-1) points leader, as the senior midfielder totaled five points behind a two-goal and team-high three […]

Wicomico Recreation offers plenty of summer activities

With summer just around the corner, Wicomico County Recreation & Parks has plenty of special events and programs for the community to enjoy. To register for programs that require registration or learn more, visit WicomicoRecandParks.org. Registration is also available at the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center box office, located at 500 Glen Ave. in Salisbury. […]

No. 1 Gulls handle rival Washington College

In what proved to be a wild and crazy game, Zach Pompea pushed No. 1 Salisbury University past Eastern Shore rival Washington College, 15-14, in double overtime, netting both the game-tying and game-winning goals. It marked just the third time and second straight year the game has gone to overtime, with the Sea Gulls claiming […]

Wicomico Recreation: Lots of programs coming this spring, summer

This spring and summer, Wicomico County Recreation, Parks & Tourism is excited to offer some new programs in addition to returning ones. The below programs are now open for registration. To register for any of the below programs or learn more, visit WicomicoRecandParks.org. Registration is also available at the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center box […]

Shorebirds’ new manager likes his 2019 team

When the 2019 Delmarva Shorebirds take the field tonight in Lexington, Ky., they’ll be led by a familiar face. Kyle Moore, entering his 10th overall season with the Baltimore Orioles organization, is taking over the managerial duties. Moore, the 2018 manager for the short-season Class A Aberdeen IronBirds, makes his first return to Delmarva since […]

Photo Gallery: Tim Kennard River Run and Rob’s Run For Kids

The annual Tim Kennard 10-Mile River Run and 5K Run-Walk was held Sunday, March 24. In memory of Kennard, who died from kidney cancer in March 2004, leaving a 7-year-old son, the annual event benefits children and animals, as Kennard requested. Beneficiaries this year are Coastal Hospice, to help grieving children cope with the loss […]